All News Articles for 2017-03-03

Friday, March 3, 2017
Despite Increasing Evidence They Hurt Children, Trump Touts School Vouchers
Children who use vouchers to attend private schools perform worse on average than their public-school peers
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A fracking well flare in Scott Township, Pennsylvania. At Oil-Friendly States' Behest, Pruitt Cancels EPA Methane Emissions Inquiry
'This appalling decision shows how quickly Pruitt is turning the EPA into an oil industry vending machine'
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Amid Republicans' ACA Subterfuge, Resistance Urges "No Score No Vote"
House committee may vote on bill before being scored by Congressional Budget Office
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Leaked Doc Puts "Stake in the Heart" of Trump's Travel Ban Rationale
MSNBC 's Rachel Maddow revealed a telling internal document which proves that extreme vetting is 'bull-pucky'
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Detained After Speaking Out, 22-Year-Old 'Dreamer' Faces Immediate Deportation
'The whole point is that I would do anything for this country,' Daniela Vargas said from a detention center in Louisiana
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RESIST DAY #43: What You Can Do Today
Resistance in your community, across the country, and around the globe
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From Emboldened Case for Special Counsel to Calls to Resign, Sessions' Headache Only Begun
Campaign for Sessions to #ResignNotRecuse himself has taken off in the days since the attorney general's undisclosed meetings with Russian ambassador were revealed
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Arkansas Lawmaker Introduces Bill to Ban Howard Zinn From Classrooms
Legislation from Rep. Kim Hendren would keep legendary historian's works from all public and charter schools
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Hypocrisy: Pence Used Private Email for State Business, and Was Hacked
While condemning Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton for conducting government business via a private email server, Vice President Mike Pence was using a private account for state business
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EPA Chief and "Polluter's Tool" Pruitt Lied to Senate About Private Email Use
Pruitt is now the fifth member of Trump's cabinet to be caught having lied during confirmation hearings
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Rhode Island Resisters Confront 'Coward' Paul Ryan on Behalf of Wisconsinites
As House Speaker dodges hometown constituents, the resistance meets him elsewhere
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Unprecedented Number of US Drone and Air Strikes Hit Yemen
In an unprecedented intensification of America’s counter-terrorism operations in Yemen, the US has confirmed it carried out 20 strikes across three central provinces. The strikes, which were carried out in the early morning, targeted fighters from the regional arm of al Qaeda, known as AQAP, their...
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